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Painoxol 25 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Painoxol Tablet

Painoxol 25 mg Tablet is used for pain relief. It relieves pain in conditions like headache, mild migraine, muscle pain, dental pain, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, or painful menses.

Painoxol Tablet side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain / epigastric pain
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhea
  • Heartburn
  • Loss of appetite

How to use Painoxol Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Painoxol 25 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Painoxol Tablet works

Painoxol 25 mg Tablet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

Painoxol Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking diclofenac with alcohol can increase your risk of stomach bleeding.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Painoxol 25 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Painoxol 25 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Painoxol 25 mg Tablet may cause headaches, blurred vision, dizziness or drowsiness in some patients. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Painoxol 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Painoxol 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Painoxol 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Painoxol 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended in patients with liver disease if this medicine is to be taken for a long time.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Painoxol 25 mg Tablet to relieve pain and inflammation.
  • Take it with food or milk to prevent upset stomach.
  • Take it as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor. Long term use may lead to serious complications such as stomach bleeding and kidney problems.
  • It may cause dizziness, drowsiness or visual disturbances. Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Painoxol 25 mg Tablet as it can cause excessive drowsiness and increase your risk of stomach problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of heart disease or stroke.
  • Your doctor may regularly monitor your kidney function, liver function and levels of blood components, if you are taking this medicine for long-term treatment.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Painoxol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
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Patient Concerns

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FAQs

Q. Is diclofenac topical a blood thinner / controlled substance?

Diclofenac is a pain relieving medication and it does not significantly affect the function of platelets in blood; hence it is not a blood thinner. It is not a controlled substance as it does not have the potential for abuse or addiction.

Q. Can I use Painoxol along with vitamins?

Yes, Painoxol can be taken with vitamins. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.

Q. Can Painoxol be used for the treatment of hepatitis?

No, Painoxol is not approved for the treatment of hepatitis. Hepatitis is a condition where the liver is inflamed. Painoxol can, in fact, cause harm to the liver as a side effect.

Q. Can Painoxol be used after C-section?

Yes, Painoxol is a pain killer. C-section is the short name for Cesarean Section which is an operative procedure to deliver the baby through the mother's abdomen and uterus. Painoxol can be used to treat the pain that may occur after the operation.

Q. Can I use Painoxol for the treatment of arthritis?

Yes, Painoxol is commonly used for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and spondylitis.It belongs to the class of drugs called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). .

Q. Can I take Painoxol along with misoprostol?

Yes. It can be taken together. Misoprostol protects the stomach from irritating gastric effects of Painoxol. The combination of medication is used to treat arthritis in patients at high risk of getting stomach/intestinal ulcers and complications from the ulcers (such as bleeding).

Q. Can I take Painoxol while I am on thyroxine?

Yes, Painoxol can be taken with thyroxine. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.

Q. Can I use Painoxol with diuretics?

No, Painoxol should not be used with diuretics. Painoxol reduces the natriuretic effect of furosemide and thiazides diuretics in some patients. This response has been attributed to inhibition of renal prostaglandin synthesis.

Q. Is Painoxol a narcotic?

No, Painoxol is not a narcotic. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine.

Q. Can Painoxol be used along with warfarin?

No. Using Painoxol together with warfarin can increase the risk of serious bleeding from the stomach (Higher than users of either drug alone). Inform your doctor before starting these medications.

Q. Why does Painoxol cause an ulcer?

Painoxol can cause damage to the lining cells of the stomach by several mechanisms, including the irritant effect on the cells, breaking of the protective barrier properties of lining cells, suppression of prostaglandin production of the stomach, reduction of stomach mucosal blood flow and interference with the repair of superficial injury of the stomach lining.

Q. Why is Painoxol contraindicated in asthma?

Some patients with asthma are hypersensitive to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) like aspirin which can lead to acute attacks of asthma. Consult your doctor before starting this medication.

Q. Is Painoxol a painkiller?

Yes. Painoxol is a pain killer. In fact, it belongs to the class of drugs called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is commonly used for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and spondylitis.

Q. Is Painoxol good for back pain?

Yes, Painoxol has been found to be effective to reduce back pain. Painoxol is a pain killer that belongs to the NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory) class. Other NSAIDs have also been found to be useful in back pain eg. Ibuprofen and Naproxen.

Q. Why Painoxol should be stopped before surgery?

Since Painoxol has been shown to have blood thinning effects, it can increase the risk of bleeding. Therefore, it is stopped before surgery to prevent excessive loss of blood.

Q. Can I use Painoxol during my fever treatment?

Yes, Painoxol can reduce fever. However, commonly used to reduce the pain, particularly that which is seen with Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Ankylosing spondylitis.

Q. Can I use Painoxol to treat a sore throat?

Sore throat is mostly caused by bacteria so antibiotics are given to treat a sore throat whereas Painoxol is a pain killer so it can be given in cases of throat pain associated with it but only under the prescription of a doctor.

Q. What are the contraindications for Painoxol?

Painoxol should not be used if there is an allergic reaction (hypersensitivity) to it, or other pain killers, active ulcer in the stomach, bleeding from the stomach, history of severe heart failure, liver failure, kidney failure and or heart attack.

Q. Can I use Painoxol to treat urinary tract infections (UTI)?

Painoxol can be used to treat the pain associated with urinary tract infection (UTI) but for complete treatment, a course of antibiotics will be required.

Q. Can Painoxol cause sedation?

Painoxol is not known to cause sedation. There have been rare, an isolated case report of sedation with the drug.

Q. Can I take Painoxol for kidney stones?

Yes,Painoxol can be used to relieve the pain due to kidney stones. However, there is also a risk of kidney damage with Painoxol as its side effect. It is advised not to take Painoxol for a prolonged time for this condition without adequate monitoring.

Q. Can I use Painoxol with mifepristone?

These drugs should not be used together as the effect of mifepristone may be lowered by Painoxol. Mifepristone is used for medical abortion.

Q. Can I use Painoxol with lithium?

No.These drugs should not be used together as Painoxol increases the blood levels of lithium which may further increase the side effects.

Q. Can Painoxol affect the chance of conceiving?

Yes. Painoxol can sometime cause reversible infertility. Painoxol by its mechanism of action, may delay or prevent rupture of ovarian follicles, which has been associated with reversible infertility in some women. Consult your doctor before starting this medication.
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